Press Release

For Immediate Release
Jul 31, 2013
Contact : Donna Sellmann, Public Relations Manager  
(732) 840-3279

Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation to Hold Family Fun Day at Calloway’s


Manahawkin, NJ - The Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation is partnering with a local business for an evening of family fun that will benefit the hospital. Family Fun Day will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 Calloway’s Restaurant and Bar at 597 Route 9 South in Staffordville, NJ. 

Special day passes can be purchased in advance for this event at a discounted price. Day pass certificates for Family Fun Day cost $14 per person and are valid for wristbands for family fun for the entire day for children’s activities and rides.

Additionally, Calloway’s Restaurant and Bar will donate 20 percent of all food purchases made with a coupon on the day of the event. Members of the Meridian Health “Pawsitive Action Team” will be present from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. to teach children about good health and exercise.

Proceeds will benefit pediatric services at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, NJ.

To purchase certificates, call the Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation office at 609-978-3081 or email   

About Southern Ocean Medical Center

Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is a member of the Meridian Health family, which includes Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and most recently, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel.  Southern Ocean Medical Center is home to a wide range of clinical services and programs specializing in cardiovascular and stroke care, maternity and women's health, orthopedics and joint health, bariatric surgery, and wellness and prevention programs. Part of Meridian Cancer Care, Southern Ocean Medical Center provides comprehensive cancer services, including radiation oncology, surgery, and clinical trials, and is connected to specialized programs and services throughout Meridian Health. For more information, visit